Ex-TESTAMENT/FORBIDDEN Guitarist Joins Forces With EXODUS Frontman

Former TESTAMENT/FORBIDDEN guitarist Glen Alvelais has joined forces with EXODUS frontman Steve "Zetro" Souza in the latest incarnation of Souza's F-BOMB. In addition, Alvelais is keeping busy with his long-running BIZARRO project and plans are afoot for the guitarist to reactivate LD/50, which had previously recorded material with GEEZER frontman Clark Brown. According to Glen's ...

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LULLACRY Press Ahead Despite Vocalist Departure

Finland's LULLACRY have finished composing about eight new songs and have "a pile of ideas for new ones", according to main songwriter/guitarist Sami Vauhkonen, who added that "we haven't stopped the writing process [since the departure of vocalist Tanya], but of course it has slowed [things] down a little bit, 'cause we are doing auditions." ...

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ROB ZOMBIE To Direct New BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Video

ROB ZOMBIE will be in the director's chair for the upcoming BLACK LABEL SOCIETY video, for the track "Demise Of Sanity", which is scheduled to be lensed on June 24th at a real Los Angeles slaughterhouse. In other news, Spitfire Records is shipping a new BLACK LABEL SOCIETY CD promo to radio this week containing ...

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JUDAS PRIEST Refute Rumors Of '80s Hair Band Package Tour

JUDAS PRIEST will not be linking up with the Rock Fest 2002 package tour (featuring RATT, DOKKEN, FIREHOUSE, and L.A. GUNS) but may end up doing a couple of shows with the above-mentioned acts as part of their upcoming summer headlining tour, according to PRIEST Management Co-Ordinator Jayne Andrews. At least one date has already ...

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DARKANE: "Expanding Senses" Full Track Listing Unveiled

Sweden's DARKANE have completed work on their third full-length album, entitled Expanding Senses, for an August 18th release through Nuclear Blast Records. The final track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Innocence Gone 02. Solitary Confinement 03. Fatal Impact 04. Imaginary Entity 05. Violence from Within 06. The Fear of One's Self 07. ...

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INTENSE In Need Of Fill-In Bassist, Will Pay In Beer

UK power metallers INTENSE are in need of urgent assistance. Having just been let down, they seek a bass player to help them out at a forthcoming show scheduled for June 8th. Said bass player will need to learn a 40-minute set and of course be rewarded with beer as well as playing at an ...

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DREAM THEATER, FATES WARNING Members Join Forces In Brand New Supergroup

DREAM THEATER drummer Mike Portnoy, FATES WARNING guitarist Jim Matheos, CHROMA KEY/ex-DREAM THEATER keyboardist Kevin Moore, GORDIAN KNOT/ex-CYNIC bassist Sean Malone and PAIN OF SALVATION vocalist Daniel Gildenlöw have joined forces in a brand new, as-yet-unnamed supergroup which is scheduled to record its debut album in early June for a late October/early November release—possibly through ...

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